Luna Arts’ mission is to foster an understanding
of the Hispanic/Latino culture by promoting artistic creation
and providing opportunities for cultural expression for
the community in South Carolina.
more about Palmetto & Luna
Luna announces winners for COLORES Children's Drawing Contest
Children’s Drawing Contest 2013 received an amazing
387 entries from Latino Children from different cities across
the state. For the 2014 contest, Palmetto Luna Arts teamed
up with EdVenture Children's Museum and the SC Arts Commission.
The chosen theme for this year was “ME” and
the call for submissions encouraged children to use their
imagination and artistic skills to create a self-portrait.
winners of Colores 2014
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to be included in our upcoming "SC Latino Artist
at the Columbia Museum of Art Launches this year’s
Latino Arts MESS
Luna Arts is launching its Latino Arts MESS 2014 with their
second art show at the Columbia Museum of Art. The exhibit
¡FUERZA! (Spanish for strength, force, and power).
¡Fuerza! is a Latino art show featuring 12 graphic
novel-style panels. ¡Fuerza! visually explores the
connections between domestic violence and the underrepresented
minorities in the United States through the lenses of a
cadre of Latino artists based in South Carolina.
of the IV Annual Latino Poetry Contest
Palmetto Luna Arts is announcing the winners of the IV Annual
Latino Poetry Contest. The contest was designed for amateur
writers and was open to all Hispanic/Latino individuals
that live in South Carolina. The contest offered prizes
in two categories: Adults and Under sixteen years old.
the winning poems
TRESome is a creative challenge, a unique art
experience involving three Latino artists getting together
for sixty minutes to create three different perspectives
of a common theme.
this challenge, the artists gather to choose a common theme,
provide their input about the topic and then create an art
piece in the allotted time.
more about El TRESome